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Measuring the Role of Image Representation in Generating Misconceptions Related to Plate Tectonics
Previous studies have indicated that post-secondary students possess a range of alternative conceptions regarding plate tectonics. The goal of this study was to determine the effectiveness of a novel plate tectonics image ...
Subsurface Geology and Mid-Continent Rift Intrusions of Chippewa County, WI
The Precambrian geology of Chippewa County, WI is incredibly diverse but exposure is limited to weathered outcrops along streams. The purpose of this study was to better understand the subsurface geology, ~600 meters of ...
Balancing Art and Organization : Effective Promotion of New Music
This project brought contemporary diverse musical experiences to the UWEC campus to experience the business side of advocating for new music through performances, masterclasses, and recruiting.
Cost-Tiered GPS Unit Three-Dimensional Capability Comparisons and Testing
Handheld Global Positioning System (GPS) units are thought to be less accurate than professional grade GPS units, but little research has been done to determine the three-dimensional accuracy of equipment grade in terms ...
Research for Extant Analogs for Early Land Plant Algal Progenitors
The aquatic algal ancestors that gave rise to the earliest terrestrial plants are not normally expected to have left much in the way of fossil remains. The one possible exception to this is the dispersal bodies (spores). ...
Synthesis, Structures and Ethylene Oligomerization Reactivity of Transition Metal Complexes Supported by Multidentate Amidine-Based Ligands
The purpose of this study was to synthesize new families of multidentate ligands and exploit their ability to coordinate transition metals, develop new transition metal catalysts for olefin polymerization, including the ...
Hidden Discrimination : Edwin J. Wilber and Stereotypes of Native American Soldiers
Racial assumptions have been made regarding Native American soldiers for hundreds of years. This study delves into the military career of one man, Edwin J. Wilber, a Native American soldier during the Korean War. It argues ...
Gender and Audit Score Sginificantly Interact to Effect Fluid Poured in a Simulated Alcohol Free Pour Task
College students’ alcohol consumption isexcessive creating a potential public healthconcern (Van Skike et al., in press). Research has shown that college students will over pour a standard drink when participating in a ...
Can Exergaming with the Xbox Kinect Meet Guidelines for Exercise Intensity?
Exergaming, a new form of video game, is being promoted as an alternative form of enjoyable exercise to increase physical activity. The purpose of this study was to determine if the Xbox Kinect "Your Shape Fitness Evolved ...
Supramolecular Main-Chain Liquid Crystalline Polymers and Networks with Composite Hydrogen Bonding : a Study of Flexible Bis-Acids and a Mixture of Flexible Mesogenic Bispyridyls and Flexible Polypridyls
This study looked at flexible bis-acids and a mixture of flexible mesogenic bispyridls and flexible polypyridyls in relation to supramolecular main-chain liquid crystalline polymers and networks with competitive hydrogen bonding.